Jun 9

Creative Arts Summer Camp:
Building Blocks of Art

June 9- 20, 2014

Creative Arts Summer Camp: BUILDING BLOCKS OF ART Open to 7-10 year olds June 9-20, 2014: Monday through Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. with free after care from 4-5:30 p.m. This two-week camp will provide instruction to develop students’ fundamental art skills in drawing and painting by studying the works of renowned contemporary artists »

Jun 16

Teen Summer Intensives: MOCAZINE

June 16 - July 11, 2014

Teen Summer Intensives MOCAZine Open to 11-13 year olds and 14-17 year olds June 16 – July 11, 2014: Monday through Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Location – Celestin Community Center 1525 NW 135 Street North Miami, FL 33167 $10 non-refundable registration fee Teens will be provided with free lunch and »

Jun 20

Conversations & Cocktails – NIGHT TIDE


MOCA Shakers are invited to a private cocktail preview of NIGHT TIDE Part 2! NIGHT TIDE is a two part exhibition in which NYC writer and curator Jarrett Earnest enacts a pirate take over of Gallery Diet for the summer. The ten person group show features new work by exciting »

Jul 14

Teen Summer Intensives: Summer Studio

July 14 – August 8, 2014

Summer Studio Open to 11-13 year olds and 14-17 year olds July 14 – August 8, 2014 Monday through Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Location – Celestin Community Center 1525 NW 135 Street North Miami, FL 33167  $10 non-refundable registration fee Teens will be provided with free lunch and up to 120 community service hours (based »

Jul 25

Jazz at Moca: Martin Bejerano

July 25, 2014

Jazz at MOCA: Martin Bejerano Friday, July 25, 8pm Free Rain or Shine Martin Bejerano is assistant professor of jazz piano at the University of Miami Frost School of Music. A native of Miami,  Bejerano is a graduate of the New World School of the Arts, Florida State University, and the »

Sep 26

Jazz at MOCA: Kiki Sanchez Latin Jazz Project

Friday, September 26 at 8 PM

The phenomenal sounds of the talented Peruvian pianist KIKI SANCHEZ have filled the air with a unique blend of soulful jazz and tropical fusion. He became a well-rounded musician by playing with La Peru Salsa All-Stars, Orquesta Majestic (led by his father, Maximo Sanchez) and Anibal Lopez’ La Unica. These »

Sep 27

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues: Philosophy of Interpretation and Culture

Saturday, September 27 at 2 PM

The philosophical thinking about ‘aesthetics’, especially within mainstream philosophy, presents itself as an esoteric engagement with a very limited number of masterpieces in a very limited variety of genres/forms. Yet, aesthetics is of fundamental concern to all, shapes our understandings of self and others and deserves integration into our present-day »

Oct 15

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues: Navigating James Joyce’s Ulysses

Wednesday, October 15 at 7 PM

James Joyce’s Ulysses (1922) is generally considered the greatest novel of the twentieth century, yet its reputation for unreadability leads many readers away from it. Almost a century after its publication, however, critics, artists, and other elucidators have found myriad ways to assist readers in navigating Joyce’s odyssey to a »

Dec 3

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues: Multiculturalism and Identity in the 21st Century

Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 10 AM - 12 PM

The four-decade long debate on multiculturalism has profoundly changed the way we perceive cultural diversity today. As a society, we have been taught to be more sensitive to the injustices done to national and cultural minorities in the spirit of democracy, freedom and equality. However, multiculturalism is far from being unanimously »